3776: Kikue Imamura

3776: Kikue Imamura

Kikue Imamura

oShe was born on 2 February 1900. Her maiden name is Kikue Ishihara. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tsuki Ishihara [possibly Tuki Ishihara] (mother), Jihei Ishihara (father), Tsuruo Imamura (husband), Mieko Imamura (daughter), and Takashi Imamura (son). Her home address is listed as Port Alberni, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and she was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.
Sex F
Date of Birth 02 February 1900
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Tashme, BC
Date exiled to Japan 02 August 1946
Locations before uprooting
Port Alberni
C-9338 (1753-1760)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3776
Name Kikue Imamura



3776: Kikue Imamura


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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